Posts Categorized: Interior

Albany Elevator Company To The Rescue

There are definitely two schools of thought when it comes to restoring old elevators. As many of you know, there is currently a 1939 Otis Elevator in the lobby of the Roseboro. It has 7 stops because the Howland House and the Roseberg Hotel were at different levels when they were connected together. The elevator… Read more »

Titanic Museum

I am a huge Titanic fan and have collected hundreds of photos and memorabilia about the legendary cruise ship. I am even writing a book about my collection. One of the largest and most luxurious passenger liners at the time, the Titanic was also considered by many to be unsinkable. On April 14, 1912, however,… Read more »

Gift Shops

I plan to open two of my own stores at the Roseboro. One will be “The Roseboro Gift Shop” featuring souvenirs and memorabilia of the Roseboro and the historic village of Sharon Springs. The other will be “Brookfair Gardens,” which will feature a wide variety of garden related products and gifts. I was in San… Read more »

Sneak Peek to Restoration Plans

Phase One of the Restoration Plans include opening of the Roseboro Restaurant to feature Family Style Dining. Patrons will select their individual entree meat but share side dishes such as potatoes, salads, vegetables, breads, relishes, etc. Individual plated meals will also be available. Homemade pies and delicious desserts will be optional. The restaurant will be… Read more »

1939 Otis Elevator

A question was asked about the elevator in the building. It is a 1939 Otis elevator much like the one in the photo below. It has 7 stops. Because the hotel is actually 3 buildings joined into one, the floors are join at different levels. The elevator has doors on both sides. When it stops… Read more »